From our files: July 3, 2013

July 3, 2003

NEWS: The Iowa Central Community College board approved an addition to the Vocational-Technical Building.

SPORTS: The Humboldt softball team defeated St. Edmond 3-2.

July 3, 1988

NEWS: Thomas C. Briley, general manager of The Messenger, was named to the board of directors of the Greater Fort Dodge Area Chamber of Commerce.

SPORTS: Palmer-Fort Dodge collected a forfeit from New Jersey Gold to claim third place in the National AAU 19-and-under boys basketball tournament.

July 3, 1963

NEWS: Dr. J.G. McCarroll, of Fort Dodge, was elected to fellowship in the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists at Convocation held in London, England.

SPORTS: The Fort Dodge Demons baseball team defeated Dayton 14-3.